459 ARW Warrior Spotlight

Senior Airman Edward Schuster III, 459th Maintenance Group, is the 459th Air Refueling Wing Warrior of the Month for June 2024. Regarding his service, he says "My initial goal for joining the Air Force Reserve was to better my life and the lives of those around me. Since joining, I have gained a wealth of knowledge and experience that I will hold onto throughout the rest of my career. As my career progresses, I will continue to dedicate my time and effort to go above and beyond the mission and to better the lives of my fellow Airmen.”

Phone Numbers

Base Operator

459 FSS Customer Service

DEERS Status

DEERS is operational.

Reporting Instructions

The 459th Air Refueling Wing is OPEN for normal operations.

JBA is currently under HPCON ALPHA.


If operating conditions change, notices will be posted here, Facebook (@459arw), Twitter(@459arw) and Instagram (459arw).

459 ARW Leadership

Colonel John C. Reed, Commander


Command Chief Master Sergeant Sharese N. Junious

UTA Schedule

Unit Training Assembly schedule for fiscal year 2023 to 2024. The dates are as follows: October 14-15 2023; November 4-5, 2023; December 2-3, 2023; January 6-7, 2024; February 3-4, 2024; March 23-24, 2024; April 13-14, 2024; May 4-5, 2024; June 1-2, 2024; July 13-14, 2024; August 10-11, 2024; and September 14-15, 2024.